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Luke Quinn, one of 289 convicts transported on the Thomas Arbuthnot, 06 January 1847
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Warwick, Birmingham Boro Quarter Sessions
6th January, 1847
4th May, 1847
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land [convicts disembarked at Port Phillip, not Van Diemen's Land]
Travelled with 289 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 154
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Sandra Peters on 22nd November, 2012 wrote:
Luke was the son of Mark and Prudence Quinn. In 1841 he lived in Barford St, St Martins Birmingham. It was a warren of tenements and small back yard factories. His brother john Quinn born in 1820 was also believed to have been transported.
Convict Changes History
Sandra Peters on 22nd November, 2012 made the following changes: